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Economic recovery taking hold

Earlier today, we touched on the drop in the inflation rate and how that helps the Bermuda economy. The Standard & Poors rating report on Bermuda was also encouraging. It’s not that worrying that S&P maintained its negative outlook, because the … Continue reading

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Changing gears on car sales

A Royal Gazette story today is trumpeting the increase in car sales in November as a sign of economic recovery. Any increase in retail sales, especially of big ticket items like cars, is good. The idea that people have held on … Continue reading

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Got them retail blues

There was some, but not much, Christmas cheer in the retail sales figures for November, which were released by the Department of Statistics last week. The report  said sales had risen in November, and that the increase was largely due … Continue reading

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